My Personal Assistant

Today's NaBloPoMo writing prompt is "If you had a personal assistant who would do your most dreaded tasks, which items from your to-do list would you assign out?" Here's that list:...more

Who Knows Where The Time Goes?

I'd planned to do something different today, but then this cropped up in my Timehop feed:...more

That elusive quality of nature

"Time is that elusive quality of nature which keeps events from happening all at once. Lately, it doesn't seem to be working." --Douglas AdamsI learned that quote my freshman year of college in Chris Blake's Honors Composition class. Part of his genius pedagogy was to have us memorize important phrases, famous quotes, and Bible verses for exams....more

I got time.

Today's prompt: When was the last time you asked someone to take a picture of you? Photo: Your Time ...more

Hurry up! You're killing me!

I am at work. An email arrives in my inbox. About two minutes later the person who sent the email is at my desk to discuss the email they just sent me. This drives me crazy....more

31 Days, 32 Revelations: Time

patriciaappelquist   Hi Patricia! Thanks for reading, A new post is up! Have a good one!more

I am not Father Time

"Hurry up! We've only got 10 minutes!""YOU'RE SO MEAN."This scenario plays out in my house at least three and probably closer to 17 times a day.While I appreciate the unadulterated power the girls have bestowed upon me, the assumption that the sun rises and sets at my command, I simply do not have control over how fast the Earth spins on its axis--believe me, kids, I wish I did....more

How Much Time Do You Spend on Social Media?

Mediabistro recently had an article breaking down how much time people in various age demographics spend on social media sites. I was pleased with their base list of sites, mostly because even poor little Ello made the list. (You're so cutting edge, Mediabistro.) All that said, I realized that I have more in common with women over 60 than I do with my age demographic. I am doing social media all wrong for a 40-year-old. ...more
stirrupqueen I don't even know what half of those are! Lolmore